What does Aaliya mean?
Aaliya /aa-liya/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Aaliya's name origin is Hebrew, and the meaning of Aaliya is "exalted, sublime". Aaliya is an alternate form of Aliya (Hebrew): made popular by late singer Aaliyah. Compare surname Alaya.
How popular is Aaliya?
Aaliya is a rare given name for females. Aaliya is also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Aaliya and associated names. Aaliyah (#45 in 2014), Aleah (#423), Aleigha, Alia (#729), Aliya (#865) and Aliyah (#168) are the prominent alternative forms of Aaliya (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000. Usage of these girl names reached its peak in the year 2012 (usage of 0.531%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4617%, ▼13.1%), with the form Aliya becoming less stylish. Aaliyah (#45), Aleah (#423), Alia (#729) and Aliyah (#168) are four of the more contemporarily stylish baby names among these, with Alia enjoying a rekindling in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)